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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7611

Titles:
Sir Robert Peel and his new taxes

First Lines:
Oh, is not there a piece of work

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1334

Titles:
John Bull's lament for [his] sovereigns

First Lines:
Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8106

Titles:
Sir Robert Peel and his budget
Sir Robrt [sic] Peel and his budget

First Lines:
A wonderful change we soon shall see

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Taxation
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5313

Titles:
New song. No heart in the Peel

First Lines:
Oh! ho! Mr. Peel

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Catholic Church

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1166

Titles:
A new song called pills of parliament
Patty, and her gay ploughboy
Young Patty and her gay ploughboy

First Lines:
Ye sons of Britain, lend an ear
Come all my happy ploughboys and listen to my song
Come all you happy ploughboys and listen to my song
Come all my happy plough boys and listen to my song

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Agricultural laborers
Corn laws
Rural society

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4057

Titles:
An elegy on the death of sir Robert Peel: died July 2nd, 1850, aged 62

First Lines:
Brittannia! Brittannia! what makes thee complain

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
1850

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8108

Titles:
Whigs in a mess or the budget explosion

First Lines:
Oh, dear! what fuss and a bother

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Corn laws
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8765

Titles:
A political parody on Tubal Cain

First Lines:
Sir Robert Peel was a man of might

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Corn laws
Economy and trade - 19th century
Free trade
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4498

Titles:
The lamentation in Newgate of the police-man, who boned the mutton

First Lines:
I once was a policeman

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Police

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10527

Titles:
Quick my Tory pals, tax away

First Lines:
I am a rummy cove, called Sliding Bob

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1923

Titles:
The hearth stone man

First Lines:
As through the streets I take my way

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Police
Street traders

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12857

Titles:
Little Bob & his income tax

First Lines:
Now through Ireland, Scotland & Wales

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Edition - Bod5253

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1850]

Imprint: E. Hodges (from Pitt's) wholesale Toy and Marble warehouse, 31, Dudley Street, 7 Dial[s]


Ballad - Roud Number: V4507

Title: [An elegy on the] death of ... sir Robert Peel

First Line: Brittannia! Brittannia! what makes thee complain

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Johnson Ballads 494

Notes:  Imprint cropped; title torn


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Edition - Bod5904

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: Ryle and Co,, Printers, 2 and 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V8765

Title: A political parody on Tubal Cain

First Line: Sir Robert Peel was a man of might

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPolitics and government - 19th centuryFree tradeCorn laws

Harding B 14(361)

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Johnson Ballads 1113A

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Edition - Bod198

Imprint Names:  Birt, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1842]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1334

Title: John Bull's lament for [his] sovereigns

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Johnson Ballads 98A

Notes:  Torn top right corner


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Edition - Bod6706

Imprint Names:  Hodges, E.M.A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1850]

Imprint: E. Hodges, Printer, (from the late J. Pitt. wholesale Toy Warehouse 31, Dudley st. Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4507

Title: The lamented loss and death of the right honourable sir Robert Peel, bart, M.P

First Line: Britannia! Britannia! what makes thee complain

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Firth b.25(365)

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Firth c.16(59)

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Harding B 13(253)

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Harding B 13(254)

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Johnson Ballads 544

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Edition - Bod6847

Imprint Names:  Jackson, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1860

Imprint: Jackson and Son, late Russell, Printers, 6 Moor-st., from Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V3117

Title: Comical inventions

First Line: Kind friends I'll beg your kind attention

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxationMachinery

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 21203

Title: The Irish transport

First Line: In the county of Limerick near the town of Ranshorn

Themes:  Transported convict

Firth b.25(504)

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Edition - Bod2477

Imprint Names:  Livsey, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Sold by J. Livsey, 43, Hanover-Street, Shudehill, Manchester

Series Identifier: 335


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29971

Title: We will not stop again

First Line: The servant lads and lasses gay, now Whitsuntide draws near

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersTaxationAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3956

Title: Frolicsome Kate

First Line: Did you ever hear tell of young frolicsome Kate

Themes:  Rejected suitor

Harding B 11(4097)

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Edition - Bod2698

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1842]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V10527

Title: Quick my Tory pals, tax away

First Line: I am a rummy cove, called Sliding Bob

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Harding B 13(301)

Notes:  Harding B 13(301); MS. date: April 1842.


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Harding B 14(320)

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Johnson Ballads 116A

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Edition - Bod2739

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V12857

Title: Little Bob & his income tax

First Line: Now through Ireland, Scotland & Wales

Tune: Oh dear, how I long to get married

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Harding B 14(304)

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Johnson Ballads 100A

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 100A; Imperfect: torn along upper edge and lower right corner.


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Edition - Bod11546

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 10, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4498

Title: The lamentation in Newgate of the police-man, who boned the mutton

First Line: I once was a policeman

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Police

Harding B 11(2045)

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Johnson Ballads 27

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Edition - Bod12547

Imprint Names:  Wright, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  between 1842 and 1855

Imprint: Wright, Printer, 93, Lichfield-st, Birminghm [sic]


Ballad - Roud Number: V8106

Title: Sir Robrt [sic] Peel and his budget

First Line: A wonderful change we soon shall see

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  TaxationPolitics and government - 19th century

Harding B 11(3529)

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Johnson Ballads 1491

Notes:  Printed on blue paper


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Edition - Bod13210

Imprint Names:  Watts, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Imprint: T. Watts, Printer, Snow-hill


Ballad - Roud Number: V8106

Title: Sir Robert Peel and his budget

First Line: A wonderful change we soon shall see

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  TaxationPolitics and government - 19th century

Harding B 11(3528)

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Edition - Bod13250

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V29971

Title: We will not stop again

First Line: The servant lads and lasses gay, now Martinmas draws near

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmersTaxationAgricultural laborers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 104

Title: Henry Martin

First Line: In Scotland there lived three brothere [sic] of late

Themes:  Piracy

Harding B 11(4096)

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Edition - Bod8168

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad

Title: Sir Robert Peel and his glorious majority of 97

First Line: You Englishmen of all degrees

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Firth c.16(441)

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